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Cookbooks and Home Economics

The Cookbook and Home Economics Collection includes books from the Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA, The Bancroft Library at The University of California, Berkeley, and the Prelinger Library. These fascinating books take us back to an America in the early decades of the 20th century covering topics on cookery, textiles, family and home, budgeting, domestic sciences, and many other delightful topics.



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Arabic : Books by Language
by Djouama
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ebook for kitechn and recipes
Topics: ebook, kitchen, magazines, cuisine, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Lustig, Lillie S, ed; Sondheim, S. Claire, joint ed; Rensel, Sarah, joint ed
texts

eye 92,526

favorite 371

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Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states., cbk
Cornell University Library
by Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935; Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935. Guide culinaire. English; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts

eye 82,621

favorite 150

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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
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Topics: Cookery, French, cbk
California Digital Library
by Oppenheimer, Rebecca (Wolff), Mrs., 1854-
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eye 46,037

favorite 61

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"Bibliographical note": p. vi
Topics: Cookery for the sick, Diabetes, Diet in disease, cbk
California Digital Library
by Junior League of Montgomery
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eye 16,946

favorite 118

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( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern States, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
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Topic: Cookery, American -- Southern style
American Libraries
texts

eye 46,437

favorite 193

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Introduces basic cooking techniques and utensils and includes simple recipes for salads, breads, main dishes, desserts, and snacks
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Topics: Cookery -- Juvenile literature, Cookery, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926
texts

eye 13,392

favorite 28

comment 0

Topics: Cooking, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Thompson, Orloff H. [from old catalog]
texts

eye 18,663

favorite 23

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Topics: Cake, Desserts, cbk
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, Home economics, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Delineator Home Institute. Delineator cook book; Berolzheimer, Ruth
texts

eye 25,089

favorite 101

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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Oakton School (Evanston, Ill.). Parent-Teacher Association; Reed, Vincent M., Mrs; Campbell, Alice Eckert
texts

eye 57,133

favorite 62

comment 0

Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Evanston, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Ritter, Thomas Jefferson, 1855- People's home medical book; Kirk, Alice Gitchell People's home recipe book; Fair, William Cooper, 1850- People's home stock book
texts

eye 5,656

favorite 15

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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Medicine, Popular, Cookery, American, Veterinary medicine, cbk
Topic: cbk
The Library of Congress
by Chan, Shiu Wong, 1893- [from old catalog]
texts

eye 29,572

favorite 88

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Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
Boston Public Library
by Weaver, Louise Bennett; Le Cron, Helen Cowles, joint author
texts

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OCLC number: ocm00349841
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by McKinney, Emma; McKinney, William; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts

eye 26,614

favorite 78

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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Boston Public Library
by United States. War Dept
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eye 16,711

favorite 37

comment 1

favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Military, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by College Woman's Cook Book Association (Evanston, Ill.)
texts

eye 6,905

favorite 17

comment 0

Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois, cbk
Project Gutenberg
by Goodrich, Charles Landon, 1859-
texts

eye 5,633

favorite 15

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Book from Project Gutenberg: The First Book of Farming
Topic: cbk
The Library of Congress
by Masterman, Lillian C. [from old catalog]
texts

eye 21,979

favorite 24

comment 0

Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Order of the Eastern Star. Logan Square Chapter No. 560 (Chicago, Ill.)
texts

eye 39,581

favorite 40

comment 0

Clippings included in attached envelope
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Hoff, A. C. (Archie Corydon), b. 1877; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts

eye 10,690

favorite 25

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Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Bread, Pastry, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Galster, Vernon. [from old catalog]
texts

eye 17,321

favorite 33

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Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
Boston Public Library
by Jensen, Frøken (Kristine Marie), b. 1858
texts

eye 22,268

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Topics: Cookery, Danish, cbk
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Whitehouse Cookbook (1887): The Whole Comprising a Comprehensive Cyclopedia of Information for the Home
Topic: cbk
California Digital Library
by Tschirky, Oscar, 1866-1950
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eye 30,127

favorite 36

comment 0

Topics: Cookery, cbk
Cornell University Library
texts

eye 18,954

favorite 48

comment 0

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Creole, cbk
Getty Research Institute
by Scappi, Bartolomeo
texts

eye 10,706

favorite 28

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Running title: Libro primo-[secondo-sesto libro] di M. Bartolomeo Scappi
Topics: Paul III, Pope, 1468-1549, Julius III, Pope, 1487-1555, Scappi, Bartolomeo, Cookery, Cookery,...
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Hannah Glasse
texts

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favorite 46

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Written in 1747, Hannah Glasse's (1708–1770)  The Art of Cookery made Plain and Easy  represents one of the most important references for culinary practice in England and the American colonies during the latter half of the 18th century and the beginning of the 19th. It was the dominant reference for home cooks in much of the English-speaking world during its original publication run, and it is still available (in somewhat limited quantity) and used as a reference by those doing food...
( 1 reviews )
Topic: cookery
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by З. Клиновецька
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З. Клиновецька. Страви й напитки на Україні.  Видання репринтне. З видання: Київ - Львів. 1913 р.р. — Київ: Час, 1991. — 218 с. — ISBN 5-88520-094-7. АЛФАВІТНИЙ ПОКАЖЧИК СТРАВ І НАПИТКІВ агрус 146   — червоний і жовтий 147   агрусівка 106   айва (альва) 148   айвівка 103   баба-шарпанина 32   бабка...
Topics: Cuisine, Ukrainian cuisine, Українська кухня, агрусівка, бабка...
Cornell University Library
by Allen, Ida Cogswell Bailey, 1885-1973
texts

eye 5,481

favorite 14

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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, Menus, cbk
Project Gutenberg
texts

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Book from Project Gutenberg: American Cookery: The Art of Dressing Viands, Fish, Poultry, and Vegetables Library of Congress Classification: TX
Topic: cbk
Gerard Arthus - Cook Book and Recipe Collection
by Standard Brands Incorporated
texts

eye 5,715

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This is a pamphlet 'The Fleischmann Treasurey of Yeast Baking'; dated 1962; published by Standard Brands Incorporated, 625 Madison Avenue, New York 22, New York. Form G-3178-3-63. Dimensions are 5 1/2" width by 8 1/2" height and weight 89grams. Copyright notice dated 1962, no Copyright registration or renewal found for this item, Public Domain under Rule 6 of the United States Copyright Statutes.. Etext created by Gerard Arthus.
Topics: CB-000-001, fleischmann, new york, 1962, freezing, yeast, baking, food, preparing, cookbook, cook...
California Digital Library
by Southworth, May E. (May Elizabeth)
texts

eye 22,796

favorite 49

comment 0

Topic: Cookery, Mexican
Toronto Public Library
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts

eye 129,851

favorite 80

comment 1

Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Menus, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Mitchell, Margaret Johnes, 1869- [from old catalog]
texts

eye 5,146

favorite 13

comment 0

Topics: Fireless cookers. [from old catalog], Cooking, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
texts

eye 7,904

favorite 10

comment 2

favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts

eye 14,968

favorite 27

comment 0

Topic: Cookery, American
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Cookery, Women, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=SncEAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Project Gutenberg
texts

eye 4,207

favorite 4

comment 0

Book from Project Gutenberg: Cocoa and Chocolate: Their History from Plantation to Consumer
Topic: cbk
Universal Library
by Jan Mitchell
texts

eye 11,969

favorite 18

comment 1

( 1 reviews )
Topic: cbk
California Digital Library
by American Legion. Auxiliary. Mississippi. Beppo Arnold Knowles Post No. 32
texts

eye 4,458

favorite 7

comment 0

Topics: Cookery, American -- Mississippi, cbk
The Library of Congress
by [Wilkinson, Mary E. (McNamara), Mrs.] [from old catalog]
texts

eye 5,734

favorite 8

comment 0

Topics: Cooking, American, cbk
Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Cookery, Creole, Cookery, American -- Louisiana style, Cookery -- Louisiana New Orleans
The Library of Congress
by McGinnis, Mabel Earl, 1876-
texts

eye 6,722

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Topics: Cookery, Italian, cbk
Preface signed: Maria Massey Barringer
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Schurr, Eugene, [from old catalog] comp
texts

eye 11,098

favorite 23

comment 0

Topics: Baking. [from old catalog], Cake, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Milwaukee. Luther chapel. Ladies' aid society. [from old catalog]
texts

eye 6,421

favorite 9

comment 0

Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Morse, Sidney, 1874-1939; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts

eye 14,485

favorite 34

comment 0

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Home economics, Recipes, cbk
California Digital Library
texts

eye 5,091

favorite 17

comment 0

Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery, American -- California
Project Gutenberg
by Apicius; Vehling, Joseph Dommers, 1879-1950 [Translator]; Starr, Frederick, 1858-1933 [Commentator]
texts

eye 9,885

favorite 5

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Book from Project Gutenberg: Cookery and Dining in Imperial Rome Library of Congress Classification: TX Note: De re coquinaria. English
Topic: Cookery, Roman -- Early works to 1800
Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/29728
California Digital Library
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926; Ziemann, Hugo
texts

eye 15,446

favorite 53

comment 1

favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Decorations and borders in green
Topics: Cookery, Chinese, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Apicius; Danneil, Eduard
texts

eye 2,924

favorite 4

comment 0

Topic: Cookery
California Digital Library
by Haffner-Ginger, Bertha, b. 1868
texts

eye 12,940

favorite 36

comment 0

Topic: Cookery, Mexican
The Library of Congress
by Hansey, Jennie A. (Jennie Adrienné), b. 1843
texts

eye 5,613

favorite 8

comment 0

Blank leaves at end for additional receipts
Topics: Cookery, Recipes, Medicine, Popular, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Royal baking powder company, New York, pub. [from old catalog]; Rudmani, Giuseppi. [from old catalog]
texts

eye 3,827

favorite 24

comment 0

Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Landis, Jacob F. [from old catalog]
texts

eye 20,218

favorite 50

comment 0

Topics: Cookery, Recipes, cbk
American Libraries
by Fannie Merritt Farmer , James B. Herndon , Herndon/Vehling Collection
texts

eye 8,434

favorite 12

comment 0

Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1H8EAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Randolph, Mary, 1762-1828; American Institute of Wine & Food, former owner; Plaskitt, John, publisher
texts

eye 8,844

favorite 49

comment 2

favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery -- Virginia, Cookery, American -- Southern style
Topics: Cookery, French, Cookery, English, Cookery, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts

eye 11,866

favorite 17

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Reprinted in part from the Ladies' home journal
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Bomberger, Maude A. (Maude Ada), b. 1868; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts

eye 7,539

favorite 17

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Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Fryer, Jane Eayre, 1876-; Hays, Margaret G., ill; Boyer, Jane Allen, ill
texts

eye 5,191

favorite 58

comment 1

Title within ornamental border
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Briggs, Edgar William; Pacific Coast Publishing Co; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts

eye 6,269

favorite 14

comment 0

Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Boston Public Library
texts

eye 4,482

favorite 10

comment 0

OCLC number: ocm04479697
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Serkoff, Vera, Countess
texts

eye 3,202

favorite 6

comment 0

Includes index
Topics: Paper bag cookery, cbk
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Topics: Home economics, Home economics, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Oxford, Arnold Whitaker, b. 1854
texts

eye 5,368

favorite 11

comment 0

The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Honolulu. Central Union Church. Womans' Society. [from old catalog]
texts

eye 5,631

favorite 22

comment 0

Topics: Hawaiian cookery, cbk
Project Gutenberg
texts

eye 2,181

favorite 2

comment 0

Book from Project Gutenberg: The Food of the Gods: A Popular Account of Cocoa
Topic: cbk
The Library of Congress
texts

eye 1,415

favorite 2

comment 0

Topics: Food conservation, World War, 1914-1918, cbk
Project Gutenberg
texts

eye 12,738

favorite 14

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Book from Project Gutenberg: The Forme of Cury: A Roll of Ancient English Cookery Compiled, about A.D. 1390 Library of Congress Classification: TX
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: cbk